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Canadian Music Fest at Drake

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

Canadian Music Fest returns to Drake! As an official venue, we'll be celebrating with four nights of live music, official showcases and dance parties 'til 4AM!

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Art

Entity: Harbourfront Centre's Breathtaking Dance Spectacle

Posted by Sky Fairchild-Waller, 2 years, 1 month ago

Sky Fairchild-Waller, member of the artistic direction team at Harbourfront Centre, shares an insider's view on Toronto's latest buzz show: Entity is a spectacle of movement that fuses together dance and technology in a seamless dreamlike performance.

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Music Monday

Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago


What better way to kick-off the work week? This track from Talking Heads not only gets the dance floor going, but it's also notorious for putting smiles on faces.
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Music

Sugarhill Gang: I Want My Name Back

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

Rapper's Not-So-Delightful. The critically-acclaimed film "I Want My Name Back" documents the prolific rappers, Sugarhill Gang, and the exploitation that they faced during their rise to fame in the early 80s. Check out this interview with the group discussing the film's content.

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Green

Nature on the table: Hand-painted Ceramics by Yevgenia

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

Nature's beauty always inspires us! We stumbled across these gorgeous hand-painted ceramic designs by the brilliant Russian artist, Yevgenia. Each piece is so dainty and beautiful, we don't want to put food on them (almost)!

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Vintage

Is It Possible for Vintage Books to be our Achilles' Heel?

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 2 months ago

We could spend hours browsing through vintage book stores. Everything from their cracked spines, strange images to graphic design the love letter to these artefacts would be endless. Our favourite local vintage book store is The Monkey's Paw. Check out a few of the covers + pages of these covered oddities.

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